Sunday, 9 December 2012
Oxford Christmas Light Night
Every year, bicycles sputtering trails of sparks soar above Oxford's High Street...
Last week the the city's season of lights was launched with a Christmas Light Night parade. I had been lured out on a frosty evening to sell my cards at one of the roadside stalls, and witnessed the slow procession of lanterns made by local schoolchildren. To my delight, they all had a polar theme that echoed my own work.
It was hard to capture such magical movement, but I hope the following images will give an idea of those wonderful paper creations.
...and after the event, a tired penguin waits for service at the kebab hut: